Splunk replacement for logs and observability

Choose a unified observability solution that’s fast, simple, and built for the future.

Get started with Elastic Observability

No matter where you are in your observability and cloud adoption journey, we're here to help.

  • Unleash the full power of your log data with Elastic

    Understand the differences in licensing and architecture, as well as why Elastic's speed and scalability are key differentiators.

  • Leveraging observability to build better applications

    Learn why observability matters for your team and what to consider when evaluating observability platforms and solutions.

  • Best practices for log management

    Centralizing and storing logs is the first step on the path to observability. Here are some tips to help you avoid some of the common challenges on the way to getting started with log aggregation and analytics.

Advantages of using Elastic Observability

Find critical answers quickly, eliminate blind spots, scale with confidence, and break down silos in your organization.

  • Full-suite observability

    Break down silos with Elastic Observability. You’ll get integrated log analytics, application performance monitoring (APM), infrastructure monitoring, and more in a single, fully unified platform, without add-ons.

  • Simple, resource-based pricing

    Scale logically and predictably. Elastic's entire platform is sold as a single SKU, and priced via a transparent resource-based consumption model, making it easy to predict costs.

  • The answers you need, in milliseconds

    Accelerate problem resolution no matter where your data is. Elastic's real-time search queries take milliseconds, not seconds, and historical queries take minutes, not hours.

  • An active, open community of technical experts

    Elastic Observability is an API-first solution that supports open standards and data transformation, which means we can grow with you and adapt to shifting strategies.

  • Built to support transformation

    Elastic Observability unified and actionable observability enables you to scale and transform as you're ready — whether that's multi-cloud or hybrid cloud.

  • Actionable insights with powerful ML and analytics

    Democratize machine learning and data analytics with easy wizard-based workflows and simple drag-and-drop visualizations. Just add data and start visualizing in a snap — without needing to learn a specialized query language.

See who opted for Elastic

Learn how organizations benefited from using Elastic for Observability.

  • Customer spotlight

    Learn how Cox Communications was able to scale its business and increase efficiency by moving to Elastic.

  • Customer spotlight

    By migrating from Splunk, Entel has the capacity to grow its data ingest and can now provide continuous visibility into critical services across IT and business teams.

  • Customer spotlight

    ORNL transitioned from Splunk to Elasticsearch to improve their ability to manage security for roughly 20,000 endpoints through log monitoring and anomaly detection at scale.

Splunk replacement for logging

Elastic Observability

Take the next step by replacing your logs with Elastic. Then, set your sights on the future by focusing on the long-term benefits of a unified observability solution, with end-to-end visibility across all your logs, metrics and traces, decreased mean time to resolution (MTTR), and lower total cost of ownership (TCO).


Do more with Elastic

Bring the speed, scale, and relevance of Elastic to other areas of your business
(and it's still just one SKU).

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    Get comprehensive prevention, detection, and response for your organization.

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